Atmospheric Integrated Research at University of California, Irvine

Addressing the urgent challenges we face in air and water quality, human health, climate change, as well as green technology through the integration of research, education, and outreach.

Welcome to AirUCI

AirUCI is an Organized Research Unit (ORU) located at the University of California, Irvine. We are a multidisciplinary environmental research team dedicated to understanding and solving issues related to air pollution, climate change, water quality, and green technology — locally and globally — and their effects on human health and well-being.

To achieve these ambitious goals, our world-renowned research group has come together to form an integrated team of researchers, engineers, and health scientists whose focus is to elucidate the fundamental science and impacts of pollution, energy, and climate change and their effects on society and on our planet.

Our award-winning team conducts collaborative, fundamental research into the critical environmental and associated health issues of our time, using cutting-edge technology and scientific and engineering approaches that are state-of-the-art.

Open faculty positions available now!

Open postdoc position available now!

Simulations of
Air / Water
Pollution & Climate

Chemistry,
Processes, &
Measurements

Energy Sources
& Pollutant
Emissions

Health
Effects

 

News Flash

Wed, 06/24/2015
AirUCI PI Don Blake has received the prestigious Haagen-Smit Clean Air Award for 2015.   He will be giving a lecture at the Clean Air Leadership talks in Sacramento on June 24th, 2015 entitled...
Tue, 06/02/2015
Two AirUCI faculty have been awarded NASA Earth Venture funds for their projects.  Professor Michael Prather is deputy principal investigator of the Atmospheric Tomography Mission, which...
Mon, 06/01/2015
AirUCI's Scott Samuelsen, Director of the National Fuel Cell Research Center, is quoted extensively in a business article on the CNBC web site.  Opportunities for investors to look at fuel...

Event Announcements

Fri, 04/01/2016
AirUCI PI Craig Murray is organizing the annual Informal Symposium on Kinetics and Photochemistry Conference to be held at UCI on March 24, 2016 at the UCI Student Center.  Invited guests will...